Ariel - Ships

Ships

  • Ariel (clipper), a British clipper ship
  • Ariel (schooner), a 4-masted schooner built by Matthew Turner
  • HMS Ariel, any of ten ships of the Royal Navy
  • ST Ariel, a tugboat
  • USS Ariel, any of five ships of the United States Navy
  • Ariel class gunboat, a class of Royal Navy gunboats

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